Nigel F. Maynard, senior editor for residential architect and BUILDER magazines, got his first taste of construction at the age of 14 in St. Croix, but he didn't realize how much he learned until he became an associate editor at Hanley Wood in 1998. Since then, he has made architecture and building products his life—literally. In addition to covering products for residential architect (you may know him as Dr. Spec), he renovates old houses using the knowledge he picks up at work.
Because a custom home has many surfaces on which an architect may apply a design eye, there is an entire show dedicated to them.
San Antonio-based Lake|Flato Architects learned a lot about what aspects of the building technology work and what still needs refinement when working with a modular house.
In-law suites and bonus rooms are on an upswing, the builder says.
The contest aims at finding solutions for sustainability and universal design.
Highly insulating windows are effective, but are they worth the price?
Europa features the company's DCBL system that makes it greener and quieter.
The Viq Collection is a minimalist stainless steel hardware series.
3six0 tailors a 4,000-square-foot loft into two distinct spaces for a husband and wife.
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